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    Shizukuishi Japan’s Prince of Powder
    October 27, 2017, Comments Off on Shizukuishi Japan’s Prince of Powder

    Shizukuishi is Japan’s Prince of Powder. So much snow, so few people! And great ski in/ski out value from the Shizukuishi Prince Resort Hotel. If you are looking for new […]

  • Chisenupuri cat skiing
    Chisenupuri cat skiing at Niseko is a must do in Hokkaido
    October 21, 2017, Comments Off on Chisenupuri cat skiing at Niseko is a must do in Hokkaido

    Chisenupuri cat skiing is a great way to guarantee fresh tracks at Niseko. Chisenupuri used to be a little local’s favourite semi-secret one double chair ski area tucked away around […]

  • Arai Trail Map
    Arai ski resort, Japan’s powder legend, is back for 2017-18
    August 15, 2017, Comments Off on Arai ski resort, Japan’s powder legend, is back for 2017-18

    Arai ski resort, Japan’s powder legend near Myoko, has been closed for 10 years. But thanks to Korea’s Lotte Group taking over it is back for 2017-18 totally revamped as […]

  • Free ski hire at Niseko with lessons from NBS – book by June 30
    June 19, 2017, Comments Off on Free ski hire at Niseko with lessons from NBS – book by June 30

    Here’s a great new free ski hire Niseko deal – book a minimum 5 days Adult or Kids group lesson ‘Super Saver’ package, or 3-hour private lesson with NBS, and […]

  • Japan’s best ski onsen #1 Sukayu Onsen Hakkoda
    March 28, 2017, Comments Off on Japan’s best ski onsen #1 Sukayu Onsen Hakkoda

    Everybody goes to Japan for the powder snow, of course, but the onsen are more than reason enough to go anyway – especially incredible ones like historic Sukayu Onsen on […]

  • Japan’s best ski hotels #2 Hotel Jogakura Hakkoda
    March 25, 2017, Comments Off on Japan’s best ski hotels #2 Hotel Jogakura Hakkoda

    Japan has some amazing ski hotels in amazing locations, and the Hotel Jogakura on Mt Hakkoda is one of the best. Hotel Jogakura is a winner for location, snow fall, […]

  • Myoko Vista lodge owners are living the Japowder dream
    December 15, 2016, Comments Off on Myoko Vista lodge owners are living the Japowder dream

    Myoko Vista Lodge in thriving Akakura village at the base of magnificent Mount Myoko is the life-changing business of Wollongong couple Louise Wellington & Warrick O’brien. Just how hard is […]

  • Aomori Spring Resort – secret stash time
    December 13, 2016, Comments Off on Aomori Spring Resort – secret stash time

    For 15 years SnowAction has been delivering the best independent Japowder coverage, finding new options so you can stay ahead of the game. Aomori spring resort, in Honshu’s most northerly […]

  • Aizu Region offers Japan’s best ski pass deal
    December 2, 2016, Comments Off on Aizu Region offers Japan’s best ski pass deal

    The Aizu Region has an amazing lift pass deal for the 2017 winter. Where else in the world can you ski absolutely FREE at a selection of 22 participating resorts? […]

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